The Park Family Genealogies

The lineage of Moses Park (1738-1828) and Mary Hill (1749-1829)

The genealogy of Elizabeth Eleanor Park (1829-1901) and Thomas Jefferson Persons (1825-1857)

The following outline shows the genealogy of Elizabeth Eleanor Park, and Martha ("Mattie") Powell. Please contact the webmaster if you have any information that can help with this list.

Names in yellow represent new names in the extended family that have been or could be passed on to further generations. Only the first occurrences of those names appear. Names with links to other genealogies are blue and are in small capitals. Click on any such name to view that person's genealogy. Names in green small capitals are linked to photographs; click on any such name to view the photograph.

Elizabeth Eleanor Park (1832-1904) m. (1) 1847 Thomas Jefferson Persons (1825-1860)

  1. William Pinkney Persons (1847-1927) m. 1869 Susan Cornelia ("Susie") Pickard (dates unknown)
  2. Mary Elizabeth Persons (1848-1887) m. 1868 Joseph Cranford (1840-1922)
  3. Thomas Jefferson Persons, Jr. (1850-????) m. 1872 Mary Rebecca Zellner (c. 1850-c.1918)
  4. John Thaddeus Persons (1851-1891) m. Sarah Sophronia Pickard (1852-1937)
    1. Stella Persons (c. 1873-????) m. John McClurkin (dates unknown)
    2. Viola Mullins Persons (1875-????) m. c. 1893 Theodore D. Booth (1874-1920)
    3. Bertha Emma Persons (1881-1960) m. Samuel Hart Kiser (1875-1927)
      1. Gertrude ("Gertie") Kiser (1898-1988) m. Elbert ("Eugene") Powell (1897-1965)
        1. Virginia Kiser Powell (living) m. Dow Weller ("D.W.") Parfitt II (1917-1991)
          1. Dianne Windsor Parfitt (living) m. Harry Brown Hoover II (living)
          2. Cheryl June Parfitt (living) m. William F. Cook (living)
          3. Pamela Ellen Parfitt (living) m. Ricky Bruce Wilson (living)
        2. Jeanne Vivian Powell (1923-2004)
        3. June Powell (living)
    4. Victor Hugo Persons (1884-1972) m. (1) Lynne Morris (dates unknown)
      Victor m. (2) Adria [last name unknown] (dates unknown)
    5. Claude Cutts Persons (1886-1969) m. Mary Elizabeth Pryor (1891-1986)
    6. Jeffie Moore Persons (1888-1964) m. Sheppard Green Pryor III (1888-1961)
    7. Eva May Persons (1890-1983) m. George Willis Cole (1887-????)
  5. George Washington Persons (1853-????)
  6. James Monroe Persons (1854-????) m. 1876 Elizabeth ("Betty") Rogers (c. 1857-????)
  7. Emma Persons
  8. Elizabeth Persons